The idea of twelve men quitting their day jobs and following Jesus seems out of place today. How do we invest in others, in the very different world that we live in centuries later? Continue reading Being in Community Without Living on a Commune
Even when our environment is relatively quiet, there can still be a lot going on in our hearts and minds. How can we fill the space inside with good things, and drive out the chaos? Continue reading The Noise in the Silence
If you find that other thoughts compete with your time with God, how can they be captured for later, so that you can focus on Him? Continue reading Competition
God has the means to get your attention without your consent, but it’s much easier to choose to listen to Him. Continue reading Getting Our Attention
Here are a couple of possible techniques to help us trim events from our schedule – no matter how full it may seem. Continue reading But everything in my schedule is really important!
Praying may seem challenging at first, but given time and practice – and maybe a little help – we can make it as natural as other skills that we don’t even think about anymore. Continue reading Learning to Pray
The first step to having peace is not necessarily to find “quiet”. Continue reading Peace and Quiet